COVID-19 Community Grants

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The Developmental Disabilities Council is providing one-time community grants to help people with developmental disabilities and their families increase social connection and adapt to the COVID-19 crisis.

Funded projects could include, but are not limited to, activities that:

  • Improve access to telehealth and telework
  • Alleviate anxiety and other negative impacts of social distancing
  • Improve exercise and wellness
  • Enhance emergency preparedness

Who can apply? This grant is open to any organization with a tax ID number that supports people with developmental disabilities and/or their families.

How much will be funded? A maximum of $5,000 will be awarded to each grant recipient. A total of $25,000 is available for all grants.

When is the application due? Applications are due by June 7th, 2020. Please submit your completed application to Jeremy Norden-Paul.

Is there a match requirement? Grant recipients will be expected to provide a 25% match (cash or in-kind) for total grant costs. Further details will be provided to applicants who are selected to receive grants.

What are the reporting requirements? Grant recipients will be expected to track and report the outcomes of their projects. Further details will be provided to applicants who are selected to receive grants.

Grant Application



2020

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